• One of several Dante-related panels from Italian cartoonist Leo Ortolani's comic strip following the adventures of Rat-Man. Contributor Chiara Montera calls … [Continue Reading]

    Leo Ortolani, “Rat-Man” Comic Strip
  • For the descriptions of the sins, see Neuroskeptic's full post on the Discover Magazine website. … [Continue Reading]

    The Nine Circles of Scientific Hell
  • "On Meet the Press this morning they were discussing whether Donald Trump has the temperament fit to be president. Alex Castellano was trying to make a … [Continue Reading]

    David Brooks and Dante’s 7th Circle
  • Translation by Clive James Illustrations by Marc Burckhardt Easton Press … [Continue Reading]

    Inferno edition by Easton Press
  • Columbia Law professor Robert A. Ferguson published a study of the theory informing American systems of punishment in penal institutions. Calling for a new … [Continue Reading]

    Robert A. Ferguson, <em>Inferno: An Anatomy of American Punishment</em> (2014)

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